Step 6. Specify Restore Options

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    At this step of the wizard, specify restore options.

    You can select the following:

    • Objects to process:
    • Changed objects. To restore changed objects.
    • Deleted objects. To restore deleted objects.
    • Restore:
    • Entire objects. To restore entire objects collection.
    • Selected attributes only. To select particular attributes.

    When selecting Selected attributes only, you will be offered to choose the attributes you want to restore in the next step.

    • Multi-valued attributes:
    • Replace. To replace production data with that of a backup file.
    • Merge. To merge existing data with that of a backup file.

    By default, multi-valued attributes will be replaced, not merged.

    Step 6. Specify Restore Options Note

    • When working with Active Directory 2016, this dialog will also include the Restore expiration time option, which allows you to restore expiration time for linked attributes.
    • Users cannot change recovery settings for disabled attributes. Such attributes will be either restored or skipped according to the default configuration.

    Specify Restore Options